And the Lumps of Coal Go to . . . CHARLES A. JAFFE, Charles A. Jaffe is mutual funds columnist at the Boston Globe. He can be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or at the Boston Globe, Box 2378, Boston, MA 02107-2378
Will Gingrich Be Felled by 'Politics of Appearance'? Suzanne Garment, Suzanne Garment, a contributing editor to Opinion, is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. She is the author of "Scandal: The Culture of Mistrust in American Politics" (Times Books)
A Big Setback for a Leader Used to Success Michael Shifter, Michael Shifter is program director for democratic governance at the Inter-American Dialogue and adjunct professor of Latin America studies at Georgetown Univeristy
Size, Global Dominance Don't Ensure Job Security Robert E. Scott, Robert E. Scott is research associate at the Economic Policy Institute and assistant professor of business management at the University of Maryland. He is the co-author, with Randy Barber, of a report titled "Jobs on the Wing: Trading Away the Future of the U.S. Aerospace Industry."